Pearson National Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Maggie Rose

Timberley Academy

The Award for Headteacher of the Year in a Primary School

Birmingham, West Midlands

Maggie has been headteacher at Timberley Academy for over ten years, with each of these years bringing their own individual challenges and successes.

Since taking on the school, Maggie has worked tirelessly to improve every facet of school facilities and school life. She is an inspirational, hardworking, resilient and determined leader, who is well respected by pupils, staff, parents and the local community.

Maggie’s commitment to the development of young people is demonstrated in the strong ethos of inclusion that is at the heart of the school, and her adoption of a Resource Base for pupils with physical difficulties.